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the monarchy targeted by a growing phone hacking scandal in britain, details on the growing investigation at 10:30.  >>> monitoring metro tonight and some good news for metro riders. there's a new escalator rolling into the foggy bottom station, but it's the first time in over a decade the transit agency has installed a new one. fox 5's wisdom martin shows us why this is such a significant development to riders. >> reporter: at the foggy bottom metro having a working escalator is a big deal. >> it's working. that's awesome. that's an exciting thing. >> yes. glad to have the escalators work. >> reporter: having a brand-new escalator is an even bigger deal. >> it was kind of cool to have it, you know, something new for us. i mean we pay a lot of money to ride the metro, so i figured it would help us out, but i don't think a lot of people knew it. >> reporter: it's the first brand-new escalator in the entire metro system in more than 15 years. >> you don't think people will get excited about something like this. it's an escalator, but for people at foggy bottom who have dealt with this day in, da
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on the dotted line? >>> plus another twist in britain's phone hacking scandal, find out which high level news corp. exec could soon be under investigation. that's coming up .  >>> getting back to the debate over the debt ceiling now, talks breaking down today and major garrett joins us. thank you for being with us tonight. >> my pleasure. >> i assume you're not surprised from what you were saying here last night. >> not really. the prospect of a big grand bargain always seemed very difficult to achieve and clearly you saw tonight the country saw two very frustrated political leaders, one president obama and one speaker boehner. they thought they were at least within range, but in the end disagreements over tax increases and the magnitude and spes 50 of entitlement cuts meaning -- specificity of entitlement cuts meaning med care, medicaid and social security prove -- medicare, medicaid and social security proved too much for the house leaders to agree on. now over the weekend they have to come up with a debt ceiling increase plan that meets the president's and speaker boehner's co
of britain taking heat for a very controversial hire now connected to the hacking scandal. navigating today's real estate market is complicated. you've seen the signs. that's why having the right real estate agent is more important than ever. at, you can find experts in short sales or bank-owned properties or commercial real estate, agents who can help speed up the process, no matter how intricate. and that's good news, whether you're trying to sell or hoping to buy. because the only sign you really want to see is "sold." nobody sells more real estate than re/max. visit today. >>> we may have a winner tonight in the dulles metrorail extension project. the airport authority agreed to build an above ground station at the airport. the project was in danger of falling apart over the fight to build a more inexpensive above the ground extension, but it's not done just yet. >> reporter: the airport's authority refusal to budge gave way to political reality. >> it's a shame that our decision has become a political football. >> reporter: the board reversed course agreeing to buil
.s. it won't be all fun and games. they'll be doing fundraising promoting u.s. investment in britain and charity work. the royal couple will be in california until monday. that's going to be a wrap for the 10:00. the news keeps coming right now. laura evans is coming up with the news edge at 11:00. >>> we begin tonight with breaking news, former first lady betty ford has died. her husband gerald ford was vice president under richard nixon taking over the presidency after nixon resigned in 1974. he died in 2006. his wife betty ford may be pest known for raising awareness about alcohol -- best known for raising awareness about alcohol addiction and her work as chairwoman at the betty ford center for substance abuse. she was 93 years old. >>> in other news tonight if pepco can't keep your lights on, it could cost them a pretty penny from now on. the d.c. public service commission adopted new rules giving the commission the power to fine the utility up to $100,000 each time they fail to meet some stuff new standards. audrey barnes is in the newsroom with the latest. >> the commission is
two years. >>> two superstars makeup ads pulled from a magazine in britain because they were too overly air brushed. a member of parliament has been fighting against ads that shows what she calls overly perfected images of women. she went to an advertising watchdog agency. they agreed. l'oreal owns maybe lien. >>> a murder mystery -- and mabelline. >>> a murder mystery and the woman accuses domonique strauss- kahn of sexual assault speaks out. >>> even in the summer many kids would rather play video games or sit at the computer. parents looking for ways to get their kids moving, one local city has answers am fox 5's beth parker -- answers. fox 5's beth parker has the story. >> reporter: this 8-year-old is showing off dance moves with his friends. once they get older nima plans to be much more steel. >> i want to be a super -- stealth. >> i want to be a super agent in paris. >> reporter: these kids will reach their goals by staying healthy. >> i don't like junk food because i want to save my life. >> reporter: it start young in rockville. they raji -- starts young in rockville. th
as heatwave arrives. >>> tonight new developments in the phone hacking scandal rocking great britain. the whistle blower reporter has been found dead. so far police don't think shawn gore's death is suspicious. the british prime minister has ordered a special parliamentary session in connection with the news of the world scandal. the paper, of course, owned by news corp., the parent company of fox 5 news. fox's amy kellogg with the latest from london. >> reporter: today scotland yard's no. 2 was forced to resign. the latest casualty of the phone hacking scandal. this is less than 24 hours after the commissioner himself stepped down, both claiming their integrity is intact but say staying on would be a distraction amidst intense media coverage of the role police may have played here by not thoroughly investigating the news of the world hacking the first time around a few years back and for hiring a news of the world editor now under arrest as a p.r. consultant. rebecca brooks who resigned as head of rupert murdoch's newspaper empire friday was arrested sunday after she had voluntarily
and expect picturation miss something you be the judge. >>> speaking of royal weddings, britain's newly weds arrived in quebec and they're there visiting children with cancer. it's part of a 9-day journey through canada, the first official overseas trip as husband and wife and they're heading to the west coast next week for their american visit. >>> secretary of state hillary clinton met spain's king during the last leg of her three- nation european tour. the monarch greeted secretary clinton with a hand shake and a kiss there. clinton also met with the spanish foreign minister. the two are showing a united front against libyan leader moammar ghadafi's threats of attacks in europe and that it won't stop their mission to protect libyan civilians and force him to release power. >> instead of issuing threats, ghadafi should put the -- ghadafi should put the well- being and the interest of his own people first, and he should step down from power and help facilitate a democratic transition that will meet the aspirations of the libyan people. >> ghadafi told a large pro- government rally in tripol
english language paper in the world, until very recently the top sunday paper in britain. >> i feel regret. clearly practices of certain individuals did not live up to the standards and quality of journalism that we believe in, that i believe in and that this company believes in which. >> reporter: at issue, a long running phone hacking scandal in which the victims had been largely celebrities but there was outrage when allegations emerged the paper hacked the phones of a school girl who had been abducted and was ultimately killed and victims of the terror attacks on london transport which happened six years ago today. prime minister david cameron who is former press secretary caught in the hacking scandal called for an inquiry. >> what this government is doing is making sure that the fact the public and i feel so appalled by what has happened, murder victims, terrorist victims who had their phones hacked is quite disgraceful. that is why it's important there is a full police investigation with all the powers that they need. >> reporter: there are a
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